Sentence Examples


  • The reclaimed territory is level and excellently drained.
  • By 1710 30 acres more had been reclaimed or bought, and by the end of the 18th century the total area was 90 acres.
  • The soil when reclaimed is well adapted for forage crops, cereals, vegetables and deciduous fruits.
  • The ground on which the port is built has all been reclaimed from the sea.
  • Since the beginning of the 20th century large sums have been borrowed and expended on new avenues, the widening and straightening of old streets, and the improvement of the water-front between the Passeio Publico and the southern extremity of the Praia de Botafogo by the construction of a grand boulevard, partly on reclaimed land.